Mrs Vicki Dunne MLA (Chair)
Mr Michael Pettersson MLA (Deputy Chair)
Ms Bec Cody MLA
Mr Alistair Coe MLA
Secretary: Dr Brian Lloyd
Phone: (02) 620 50137
At its meeting of 13 December 2016 the Legislative Assembly resolved to create:
"a Standing Committee on Public Accounts to:
In accordance with the Committee’s terms of resolution of establishment all reports of the Auditor-General presented to the Legislative Assembly for the ACT are referred to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) for examination.
Procedures the Public Accounts Committee adopts in examining reports of the Auditor-General
A summary of the current procedures the ACT Standing Committee on Public Accounts (ACT PAC) adopts in examining reports of the ACT Auditor-General is available here.
Government Guidelines for responding to Auditor-General’s Reports
The Government has issued guidelines for responding to performance audit reports by the Auditor-General in April 2016. The guidelines are available at: http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/policystrategic/cabinet/assembly
|No.||Auditor-General's Reports||Report released|
Government Response presented
|5/2017||Maintenance of Selected Road Infrastructure Assets||09/06/2017|
|4/2017||Performance Information in ACT Public Schools||31/05/2017 06/06/2017|
|3/2017||2015-16 Financial Audits - Computer Information Systems||05/05/2017 09/05/2017||246A statement made 08/06/2017—adopted for further inquiry.|
|2/2017||2016 ACT Election||16/02/2017||08/06/2017||246A made 28/03/2017—write to the Select Committee on the 2016 ACT Election and Electoral Act to bring the matter to its attention.|
|1/2017||WorkSafe ACT’s management of its regulatory responsibilities for the demolition of loose-fill asbestos contaminated houses||20/01/2017 14/02/2017||21/03/2017||246A statement made 08/06/2017—adopted for further inquiry.|
|11/2016||2015-16 Financial Audits - Financial Results and Audit Finding||21/12//2016 14/02/2017||11/05/2017||246A statement made 08/06/2017—No further inquiry.||08/06/2017|
|10/2016||2015-16 Financial Audits - Audit Reports||07/12/2016 13/12/2017||11/05/2017||246A statement made 28/03/2017—No further inquiry.||08/06/2017|
|9/2016||Commissioner for International Engagement – position creation and appointment process||30/11/2016 13/12/2016||30/03/2017|
|8/2016||ACT Audit Office Annual Report 2015-16||05/10/2016 13/12/2016||N/A|
Considered as part of inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2015-2016.
Committee report released 11/05/2017.
|7/2016||Certain Land Development Agency Acquisitions||30/09/2016 31/10/2016||14/02/2017||246A statement made 28/03/2017—adopted for further inquiry.|
|1. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Report 2015-2016||16 February 2017(Referred)||11 May 2016 (Completed)|
|Review of Auditor-General's Report No. 7 of 2016: Certain Land Development Agency Acquisitions||28 March 2017 (adopted for further inquiry)||On-going|
|Review of Auditor-General's Report No. 1 of 2017: WorkSafe ACT’s management of its regulatory responsibilities for the demolition of loose-fill asbestos contaminated houses|
28 March 2017 (adopted for further inquiry)
|Review of Auditor-General's Report No. 2 of 2017: 2015-16 Financial Audits - Computer Information Systems||8 June 2017 (Adopted for further Inquiry)||On-going|